Explore Judaism through the texts of Jewish tradition with an eye on the world of tomorrow
With Rabbi Joshua Strulowitz
Wednesday Nights at 8 PM, August 31, 2011 - January 25, 2012 (see below for full schedule)
All classes are at Congregation Adath Israel, 1851 Noriega St @ 26th Ave.
Modern Kosher Cases
August 31st How can cheese not be kosher?
September 7th Modern Appliances: Ovens, Dishwashers, Stoves and Microwaves
September 14th Quirky Cases: Bees, Utters and Gelatin
October 5th Sukkah workshop: What does a Sukkah need to be Kosher?
Pathways Through the Prophets
October 26th The Chaotic Beginning: Samson and the Judges
November 2nd The Unexpected Hero: King David
November 16th A complex King: King Solomon
November 30th The Purpose of a Prophet: Elijah and Elisha
The World We Live In
December 7th Treating animals humanely: Are modern feed lots a violation of Jewish law?
December 14th Too Big to Fail: Would following Jewish Law have prevented the financial crises?
January 4th Birth: Baby Namings, Brises and Pidyon HaBen’s
January 11th Growing Up: Upsherins, Bar and Bat Mitzvahs
January 18th Marriage: The Jewish Wedding
Janurary 25th Death: The Jewish Funeral and Mourning